Darter III (oz4140)
About this Plan
Darter III. Control line stunt model.
Quote: "All this from the November 1952 Aeromodeller. The Darter III is for all those that love a small control liner. This design, by T. Jolley, was presented as a free plan and may therefore have been built by the hundreds. I'm sure that my friends and I would surely have built one if we had got our grubby mitts on a copy. The use of a 0.5 engine (read Mills for that), 30 foot cotton lines, the promise of stunting capabilities and a quick build would have been all the encouragement that a keen schoolboy would have needed."
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Plan redrawn in CAD as PDFvector format, thanks to hogal. Quote: - "As always with my drawings they are but tracings from the original magazines scans so may well contain faults, measure often before trimming wood"
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by T Jolley
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Found online 19/03/2013 at:
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User commentsDarter was designed and used a Albon `Dart' O.5 cc diesel engine, not a Mills 0.75 cc engine.
anon - 11/01/2017
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